LEGAL INTERPRETING BAA251
Legal Interpreting for Depositions, Due Process Hearings and Unemployment Hearings: Remote Learning Course
Trained legal interpreters are in demand throughout Massachusetts and nationwide in law offices, schools, state agencies and contracting agencies. Open to all language interpreters who would like to expand their interpreting skills in a legal setting. Course covers the most in-demand types of hearings, such as Due Process Hearings, Unemployment Hearings, and Depositions. Learn legal terminology and procedural protocols needed to interpret for these various types of hearings. In addition, you will have the opportunity for intense practice through mock hearings. These mock hearings will give you the experience and comfort-level needed to apply for work in the field. Prerequisite: Students must provide a certificate of completion for a minimum of 40 hours of interpreter training or a letter from your employer confirming a minimum of 3 years experience as a working interpreter in any setting. High school diploma or equivalent required and must be fluent in English and one other language. Screening required, call 978-236-1200 to request a screening appointment after registration.
V 80216: Oct 19 - Dec 16th, 2021
Tue and Thu
from 6:00 - 9:00 pm